Belize Departure Tax – Updated June 2022

Belize Departure Tax  – Updated – June 2022 When flying from Philip Goldson International Airport Belize departure tax may already be in the cost of your ticket, however this is not always the case and you should check on this before your departure flight, as this tax is only collected in CASH and no credit […]

Belize Drone Laws – Bringing a drone to Belize – 2022

Belize Drone Requirements & Authorization International Travelers to Belize: Kindly note that Belize is currently only accepting applications for authorization to operate drones in Belize from international drone operators/travelers to Belize who have been commissioned for works/services for an approved local business/organization in Belize.

Belize Scuba Diving, why Ambergris Caye is a great place to hub from!

With the breaking waves signifying the reef crest of Belize’s coastal treasure, the world’s 2nd largest barrier reef, clearly visible from its’ sandy shores it is only understandable that the thriving offshore waters of Ambergris Caye would provide some of the country’s most spectacular and acclaimed dive venues.  Indeed, dive excursions account for a significant […]

Xunantunich

Xunantunich Xunantunich is an Ancient Maya archaeological site in western Belize, about 70 miles (110 km) west of Belize City, in the Cayo District. Xunantunich is located atop a ridge above the Mopan River, well within sight of the Guatemala border – which is a mere 0.6 miles (1 km) to the west. It served […]

Cahal Pech Maya Ruins

Cahal Pech is located on an imposing hill that overlooks the twin towns of San Ignacio/Santa Elena. The name of the site means “Place of Ticks” in the Yucatecan Maya language. This name was coined in the 1950’s when the area around the site was used for pasture. About Cahal Pech Linton Satterthwaite from the […]

Altun Ha Maya Ruins

Altun Ha is located 31 miles north of Belize City on the Old Northern Highway. A two-mile dirt road connects the main road to the site. The area around the Altun Ha is rich in wildlife including armadillos, bats, squirrels, agouti, paca, foxes, raccoons, coati, tapir and the white-tailed deer. Two hundred species of birds […]

The top 10 tours to do in Belize!

The top 10 tours to do in Belize! If you’re wondering, the Fun Tours Team has done them all! 1) Actun Tunichil Muknal – Not Just a cave excursion but an archaeology and history tour into the lifestyle and rituals of the Ancient Maya in Mesoamerica. Available from Belize City, Ambergris Caye, Caye Caulker and […]

The Belize District, the Old Capital and surrounding areas.

Belize City is undoubtedly the country’s main commercial hub with its downtown area being the central location for hundreds of local businesses including the main branches of the five leading commercial banks.  The narrow congested city streets are lined with a curious array of deteriorated old colonial structures in addition to newly constructed offices and […]

The Belize Zoo, the only zoo of its kind in Latin America and the Caribbean!

As the only facility of its kind within the Latin American and Caribbean region, The Belize Zoo delicately combines all the fascination and appeal of a stereotypical zoo with a well monitored conservation effort which allows native wildlife to flourish within its unique natural habitat. The zoo is located 29 miles west of Belize City, […]

San Pedro Ambergris Caye, More than sandy beaches, resorts and restaurants.

Introduction to Ambergris Caye Home to Belize’s premier vacation haven, the island of Ambergris Caye is situated 58km NE of Belize City and a mere ¼ mile from the largest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere.  The caye itself is 25 miles long and up to a mile wide in some areas.  San Pedro Town, […]